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Langston Hughes: Google Celebrates 113th Birthday Of Poet, Activist With A Doodle

Langston Hughes was a poet, fiction writer and activist who was greatly influenced by Harlem, jazz and African American life and art. Google celebrates the late Hughes’ 113th birthday with a Google Doodle. An animated caricature of Hughes at a typewriter and his poem, “I Dream A World” are depicted in the above Doodle video, Langston Hughes: Google Celebrates 113th Birthday Of Poet, Ac
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